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Wade Barrett Reveals Who WWE Didn’t Call For A Nexus Reunion

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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (July 25, 1994) – WWF Monday Night RAW

On this day in 1994, the World Wrestling Federation aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Monday Night RAW’.

It was broadcasted from the Fernwood Resort in Bushkill, Pennsylvania and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF SummerSlam 1994’ PPV.

Here’s the card:

1. Tatanka vs. Nikolai Volkoff

2. The Headshrinkers vs. Joey Stallings & Barry Hardy

3. Jim Neidhart vs. Jim Powers

4. Yokozuna vs. Adam Bomb

5. Duke Droese vs. Duane Gill

• Wade Barrett Reveals Who WWE Didn’t Call For A Nexus Reunion

While speaking to Chris Van Vliet, former WWE Intercontinental Champion Stu Bennett (fka as Wade Barrett) discussed the rumors of a Nexus reunion earlier this year at WrestleMania 36 and which wrestler WWE didn’t want back from that group.

Below is what he said:

“They called me about it. They made a pitch to me. I hadn’t actually spoken to anybody in WWE for the better part of four years, in management anyway. So, this was the first contact I had pretty much since I left.

They had this idea. I didn’t think it was very good. If I was going to go back and do something with WWE again, I expected it to be more impressive than what they were offering me. So, I turned it down. It wasn’t going to work with me.

I believe they were still going to do something with Darren (Young) and a couple of others. I don’t believe Ryback got the call. They didn’t want Skip Sheffield back. He was a bit upset about that, I joke.”

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